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Dec 5, 2013 7:30pm PST
-american clergy and we're going to introduce now michael johnson with urban core. come on michael (clappin (clapping.) i have a few prepared remarks you know the rooerdz are able to a.d. live but i've got to write my stuff down so i can be clear. so i want to thank you all for coming out today to celebrate the grand opening of the mary rogers senior center. i was home last time and before i went to bed i was trying to put together the words to say. i thought about it for the last several months. and i decided to frame it with a couple of points of history in my life. the first thing when i i was a teenager and attended a career day in philadelphia and learned with r what an architect does. i realized immediately that's what i wanted to do and went home and told mom and dad. my schooling prepared me for the education but the passion for redeveloping neighborhoods you such as the western edition was god-given. it's been fulfilling over the last thirty years. the second point of my personal history is when we were asked by the members of this community to undertake the development of the fili
SFGTV
Dec 3, 2013 1:00pm PST
maybe conditional to approval or something like that. >> thank you chairperson johnson. actually the san francisco workers were included in the committee approval and it was an oversight that it wasn't included in the dda. >> thank you okay so great. so is that something that's just a simple edit? >> we'll include that in the preference so you have the certificate of preference category one and category 2 and category those who live and work in san francisco and then members of the general public. that was easy and of course all subjected to fair housing laws as well. >> okay. and i think i have one more but i'll open it up in anyone else for comments. >> i just want to add a comment your memory was right. and i'm glad that we can make that change to ensure that we have more housing opportunities for san francisco. >> okay. >> i'm very pleased to see that we've got such a robust affordable housing project so i'm very excited that this project is moving. >> so the university discussed and investigated a variety of development opportunities to partner with developers and given t
SFGTV
Dec 2, 2013 5:30pm PST
discussion. >> i think i agree with president johnson that we should amend this, you know, and then want to make sure the community's properly involved in all the projects because we get a very injustice in the past, especially investor relation and i don't think it should happen again. thank you. >> okay. i have an actual question for the property manager plan. i want to continue this conversation, but want to make sure we're not leaving out questions about the actual property management plan. this is the first one -- there were a couple of which i thinks from some of the draft plans that i wanted to bring some attention to and just ask sort of like what was the model and do we think the state will accept some of these things. the first one is there were properties that are now being planned to be transferred to the city for governmental use that were /orpblly going to be sold in the open market and previous drafts, first one being building 218. originally the goal was to sell to private developer who would own and manage. tracy, can you just quickly discuss why the governmental use app
SFGTV
Dec 3, 2013 11:30pm PST
and my wife is here to firm. i want to start by acknowledging johnson and john they're great to be working with. we're looking forward to work further with them. of course, the mayor would like if johnson and johnson would most of their haubdz here. there are 3 people who have made in work my colleagues doug and brian. those two have made this happen to a round of applause for them (clapping.) but the third person who's been behind the screen pulling the strings that made this work on time we signed the leased in december of last year that's actually, the mayor of san francisco mayor ed lee. it's a delight to have him here and say a few words. mayor (clapping.) well rich thank you very much. i know you can't think of a better way to celebrate 10 years of having this open up to companies like g.e. coming hero to provide a lot of great equipment for start ups. i had my exposure to some of the folks. apprehending you're going to be able to wear a patch that tells us everything that's going ♪ our body. there's a virnd e vending machine you can find golf things in. it's incredib
SFGTV
Dec 3, 2013 4:30am PST
. ♪ >> the next episode of stay safe, we have alicia johnson from san francisco's department of emergency management. hi, alicia thanks to coming >> it is a pleasure to be here with you. >> i wonder if you could tell us what you think people can do to get ready for what we know is a coming earthquake in san francisco. >> well, one of the most things that people can do is to make sure that you have a plan to communicate with people who live both in and out of state. having an out of state contact, to call, text or post on your social network is really important and being able to know how you are going to communicate with your friends, and family who live near you, where you might meet them if your home is uninhab hitable. >> how long do you think that it will be before things are restored to normal in san francisco. >> it depends on the severity of the earthquake, we say to provide for 72 hours tha, is three days, and it helps to know that you might be without services for up to a week or more, depending on how heavy the shaking is and how many after shocks we have. >> what kind of neighbo
SFGTV
Dec 8, 2013 6:30am PST
to observe a mediation an occ mediation don on a salazar r5i7b8gd it two meters paula johnson and attorney crystal-clear were the mediators on this it was held at the law office. i was grateful to the officers involved and the person who affiliated the climate in allowing me to observe their mediation. it was informative. i think it was conducted with the highest degree of proving. the mediators were very skillful. you know, un plaza like a lot of the mastectomies the attorneys around the table are very he centered around a particular resolution have a problem it's usually a monetary problem or business type of problem here it's a matter of having the citizen and the officer involved talk to each other and really listens to each other and the met quarts facilitated that in a skillful about how far way. the officer it was very clear the officer was listening very careful to what the complainant had to say and responded in a professional manner. and in both shared what was happening on that particular day in that particular incident. so just a report in and codify a testament to the professi
SFGTV
Dec 9, 2013 12:30pm PST
secretary will you call role? >> madam chair johnson. >> 4 ayes and one absent. >> the assumption is that vote goes with the changes that we discussed. thank you very much. madam chair will you call the next item. >> public comments on non agenda items madam chair? >> is there any public comment? we have one? >> jesus christ. i'm sorry my machine -- anyway i hope everybody had a happy holiday season. unfortunately i wasn't there at the meeting i wasn't there unfortunately i was out of town but i'm here actually requesting respectfully that this agency consider having your next meeting in the western addition to show good gesture and good faith and good govern practice and it's all good. it would show that you have some sensitivity for our community and you care you hear and you understand and you see what's going down. it would be a great event to have the community involved to show exactly what's going on and show how we can move forward and understand that we're in a dilemma and in a part of history and you see we all see. hopefully you hear and it goes in your ear and i
SFGTV
Dec 1, 2013 8:30pm PST
. >> thank you, anybody else? >> hello. my name is kathrin johnson, i aoep s*ent caravan studios non-profit, that's a division of tech soup global here in san francisco, thank you for allowing me the opportunity to comment on this today, this allows us better tools to serve the community. we are currently working on a project called range which allows a user to find the nearest space in both time and location to find a free meal, something that is critically important, especially during the summer when the summer school lunch programs are not as active. without this type of open data, this type of project that would surface community resources would be virtually impossible, so we appreciate seeing this move forward and we look forward to hearing more. thank you very much. >> thank you, ms. johnson. any other public comment, come on up. just come on up. >> good afternoon, supervisor, my name is jay nas, i'm the chief innovation's officer and i want to express my support for the amendments to the open data legislation, as you know, our city's been a national leader in open data and thi
SFGTV
Dec 1, 2013 8:00pm PST
alliance president i'm carolyn johnson. i love the bill of rights for children in the section wondering in nature areas for the right to wonder in natural spaces. my concern is that's much less possibly then when i was raising my children. this is a sign that's near the parking lot in pining park. it instructs people to stay on the designated trail. there are many signs along there that says that. for example, this trail >> i need you to speak into the microphone. >> it's not designated it's not open the map it presumably is something people are not allowed to go on. the areas in the common where my children used to play are off limits. that's not a designated trail so therefore they're not allowed to go there. that and had come up too well, did it. this is a picture of the north side of pine lake park. if you're on that trail there this is adjacent to the lake on the north side and there are fences on both sides. so it's literally not possible to get off the trail in that area of the park and it's discouraging for anyone who wishes to do so. here's another sign saying state law stay
SFGTV
Dec 2, 2013 4:00pm PST
(calling names) >> chair johnson and commissioners, i live in yerba buena. involved in an organization. i'm speaking in extort support of the yerba buena principles and they be include with submission to the state and a (calling names) >> can we start the clock? good afternoon. i'm victor and we're here in support of the cities remedies. i'm here to speak to you as legal council. with me is board chair christen our retired coercions officer. we're here to ask for the property to be transferred to the city with the following caveat that the jazz center be preferred and evaluated to be a self-staining community asset which is xhoiptd of a modest space and programming for the lobby area adjacent to o she's and fillmore restaurants. along with the city recovering it's development and for its ability to repay the hud obligations and for the investors to make a modest profit it's corruptible it be reinvested into the community. african-americans began to flee the lack you have opportunity in the last century. the bay area was effected when african-americans moved hero to take up jobs in the sh
SFGTV
Dec 2, 2013 5:00pm PST
. we need to have someone represent us >> ken johnson. >> i'm with the last speaker and also i'm in support of the kristen hayes and the jazz heritage center but i'm looking at the oc and the club. we have manager relay the very development agency devastated the community and you fwiedz ca have to be careful because people are mad bethat we get nothing they spend offer $90 million and the community got nothing. look at the fillmore it used to be crowded with black businesses we had something. i'm a native san franciscan you know and i just hope you guys and i wanted to ask you not to this this november 25th let the community submit some ideas to this oversight committee and side what we can come up where we can higher our own. we have business minded people who can run those businesses and hold off on november 25th and let the community gives up something to come up with a proposal for the o convicts e she's to hire our people. did none of the people get hired in none of those businesses harder but the community needs some ideas about how to depose of those properties >> thank
SFGTV
Dec 2, 2013 6:00pm PST
commissioners, president johnson . i think that's still your last name. >> for now. >> for now? i'm pam simms, i'm a project manager and i'm before you this afternoon to present on item e which is the ground lease associated with the development of carol avenue senior housing or the senior housing project in the former bay view hunters point redevelopment project area. specifically the request is to approve a ground lease. the ground lease is necessary for the development of the senior housing project, which includes 1212 -- 121 units and a ground floor senior center which will serve the residents of the building and the larger community. the approval process for this much needed housing development began approximately three years ago, although the idea was more than a decade ago. when in september 2010, the redevelopment agency commission authorized the purpose of 5800 third street. shortly thereafter in january the commission approved an initial predevelopment loan of $684,000. there was a subsequent predevelopment loan allocation of $3.2 million approved by the loan committee. in february 20
SFGTV
Dec 3, 2013 12:30am PST
. we talked about this resolution yesterday and car la johnson brought it up and a couple of excellent points raised and one was about including something about food access which has come up twice already today at the meeting so maybe another further resolve that -- i don't have the language in my head -- but something about that kitchen facilities are built with universal design that -- there's a bunch of things that could be added with food access that's important what we're talking about housing and recognizing the crisis that we're in around evictions and displacement so something about funding for eviction prevention counseling and also something a little bit stronger about really asking the city to explore you know there's been conversation about a moratorium on evictions until we can figure out what to do about this crisis so -- sorry i guess a third option exploring the ellis act evictions so i'd urge the counsel to include these items. thank you. >> thank you, jessica. any other public comment on the housing resolution? >> i would like to -- i should have filled out a speake
SFGTV
Dec 6, 2013 7:30pm PST
that made it. >> i would like you to meet michael johnson. he has been in the program for over 8 years. >> nice to me you. what inspired your photography? >> i am inspired everything that i see. the greatest thing about being a photographer is being able to show other people what i see. i have mostly worked in cuba and work that i shot here in san francisco. >> what is it about being a street artist that you particularly like? >> i liked it to the first day that i did it. i like talking to mentum people. talking about art or anything that comes to our minds. there is more visibility than i would see in any store front. this would cost us relatively very little. >> i am so happy to meet you. i wish you all of the best. >> you are the wonderful artist that makes these color coding. >> nice to me to. >> i have been a street artist since 1976. >> how did you decide to be a street artist? >> i was working on union square. on lunch hours, i would be there visiting the artist. it was interesting, exciting, and i have a creative streak in me. it ranges from t-shirts, jackets, hats. what is the
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